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Special Events and Other Fun
Tree Lighting
Join the annual celebration of lighting the tree.  There will be live entertainment, a bounce house, games, arts and crafts, snow to play in and a visit from Santa himself!  
Where: City Hall, 1300-9th Street
When:  Friday, December 4
Time:   5:30 pm – 9:00pm
Ages:   All ages are welcome
Cost:    Free

Movie at the Lakefront
A monthly event held on Friday every month at the lakefront beginning at sundown
Where:  The Lakefront, 1104 Lakeshore Blvd
When:   Friday, December 11th
Time:    Sunset 
Movie:  “Minions” (PG)
Cost:      FREE!

Little Elves Workshop
Parents give yourself four hours to do some holiday shopping while the children are busy in the workshop decorating cookies and making a gift for someone special.  Lunch will be provided.
Where:  Civic Center, 3001-17th Street
When:   Saturday, December 12th
Time:    10:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m.
Age:      6- 11 years of age

Cost:     $15 for residents, $20 for non-residents

Bluegrass Jam
A free event held the second Saturday of every month.  Musicians and spectators are welcome.  Bring your own instrument, chair and refreshments.  Alcoholic beverages and pets are prohibited.
Where: Peghorn Nature Park, 2101 Peghorn Way
When:  Saturday, December 12th

Time:   1:00 – 3:30 pm
Ages:   All 
Cost:    Free!
*Weather permitting

Movie Matinee
A free monthly event.
Where: St. Cloud Community Center, 3101-17th Street
When:  Wednesday, December 16th

Time:   12:30 pm
Ages:   18 years and older 
Movie:  “Last Holiday” (PG-13)
Cost:     Free!

Splash with Santa

This event is open to all ages; however, it is geared to ages 3–12.  There will be activities and games; Santa makes his entrance at 2:00 pm.
Where:  Chris Lyle Aquatics Center (St. Cloud Pool) 3001-17th Street
When:   Saturday, December 19th
Time:    12–5:00 pm
Age:      All

Cost:     $3 for residents, $4 for non-residents

For additional information please call the Parks and Recreation Department at (407) 957-7243.